What is MARGIN BUYING?

Customer’s securities purchase’s partial financing. with borrowed money from a broker. The broker holds the securities as collateral. 50 Percent of the total purchase price in the US is the maximum limit allowed for margin buying.

More On This Topic



Link to This Definition
Did you find this definition of MARGIN BUYING helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary